Posted by **puppy101** on Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 3:07pm.

A local gym charges nonmembers $10 per hour to use the tennis courts.

Members pay a yearly fee of $300 and $4 per hour for using the tennis

coutrs. Write an equation to find how many hours, h, you must

use the tennis courts to justify becoming a member.

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**Hello**, Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 3:37pm
300 divided by 4 - 75 --- is the equation

therefore 75 hours

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**puppy101**, Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 3:50pm
thanks

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**Hello**, Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 3:54pm
No problem=)

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at 4:23pm
Hello was wrong

you asked for an equation containing h

so

10h = 4h + 300

solving this

10h-4h = 300

6h = 300

h = 50

the break-even point is 50 hours

check:

non-member: 50 hours = 10(50) = 500

member : 300 + 50(4) = 500

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**kathy**, Monday, September 15, 2014 at 4:42am
a local gym charges nonmembers $10 per hour to use the tennis court. Members pay a yearly fee of $300 and $4 per hour for using the tennis courts. Write an equation to find how many hours, h, you must use the tennis courts to justify becoming a member.

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